2011. Years ago, after ending a short term relationship on a sour note, she wrote* the tune which sparked the beginning of her songwriting and recording career. The originality and authenticity of “Why” resulted in Yolanda R. being selected as the Arzuk.com "Artist of the Week" for April 22-28, 2013.
Her second most popular tune, “Meandering”, landed in two Top 10 radio countdowns in 2012 and 2014. As a recording artist she has released 3 EP’s. In July 2012 she released her debut CD/EP entitled “Yolanda’s Voice” which is a compilation of originals, standards and some creatively reworked covers. This recording won the X-Poze-ing Music Award in August 2013 for Best R&B Album. Her mini EP "A Few of My Thoughts..." (all originals) was released later in November 2012.
“So Much To Say”- her 3rd EP – was released Jan 8, 2014 and won the X-Poze-Ing Music Award for Best R&B Album the following month! She has also been a sought after Featured Vocalist on several tracks for other artists. In Dec. 2010 she sang lead vocals on Harmonik's "Nervana Remix” electronica single. In November 2012 she collaborated with the artist Aka: man, performing lead vocals once again on a cover of "Life's What You Make It".
In 2013 she did both a duet with Pop singer Ywan on his song "No Air”, and yet another lead vocal electronica collaboration with artist Synch Dub entitled “Crystal Of A Dream”. Raynbow Affair Magazine, DJ Readman, Poze Radio, Melvin Jordan of Legend 107 Radio, The Urban Forum Show, Dr V., T’Love, Diana Broomfield and Evan Ginzburg have all interviewed this talented rising singer. She has been featured on Poze cable T.V., radio shows and countless websites including Bruce Hawes Creative Arts Site, Chessboard Radio, Bibliocracy, Musiqe Al Blog, Radio KC, NewUSB, Arzuk.com, Butterflies Radio, the Indiebiz.com and many more. She was voted a June 2012 VIP at Poze Productions and is a VIP Featured Artist in all three issues of Poze Magazine with a Cover Feature scheduled for the Spring 2014 issue. In summer 2013, SuperCuts selected Yolanda R.
for a Sponsorship as part of its "Rock The Cut” Promotion. Yolanda R. can be found at www.yolandasvoice.com, facebook.com/yolandasvoice, Twitter, YouTube, MySpace, CD baby, ITunes, Amazon, and all over the World Wide Web by Googling “yolandasvoice”. This soulful Soprano is gaining hundreds of fans from all over the world each and every day. (*ASCAP Member: Singer/Songwriter*) Read more on Last.fm.
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